Welcome to the Spelling, grammar and punctuation course. This online course covers common mistakes in written English, from puzzling punctuation to sneaky spellings.  This refresher should help you to unsure that all your written work, from emails to reports, is of the highest possible standard.  It will cover the most common mistakes and give tips for improving your writing skills. 

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Is this course for me?
This course is suitable for both native and non-native English speakers; it is designed for anyone who wants to improve.

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How will I benefit from this course?
On completion of this course you will:
  • Understand the correct use of punctuation, specifically the use of apostrophes, colon/semi-colons, parentheses and quotation marks
  • Learn tricky spellings and commonly confused words which trip people up, and how to remember them
  • Check your spelling by using an online dictionary or spellchecker
  • Understand the key points which will help you to communicate your message clearly, effectively and professionally.
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How long will it take?
 It should take you about 30 minutes to finish.

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How much does it cost?
 This course is free.

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Will I get a certificate at the end?
 Yes! You will be able to download a certificate after you have completed all the modules and the feedback form.

The word START and a question mark in a circleHow do I start?
 Click on       Join        button on this page. This will take you through to the course modules. Don't worry, if you stop a module halfway through, you can always continue later from where you left off.